A growing number of evangelical Christians believe there is a revival underway in America that requires Christian youth to assume leadership roles in advocating the causes of their religious movement. Jesus Camp, directed by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady (The Boys of Baraka), follows Levi, Rachael and Tory to Pastor Becky Fischer's 'Kids on Fire' summer camp in Devil's Lake, North Dakota, where kids as young as 6 years old are taught to become dedicated Christian soldiers in 'God's army'. Broadcast as part of ABC's Sunday Best.
In this new documentary from director Larry Charles (Borat, Seinfeld), comedian and TV host Bill Maher (Real Time with Bill Maher, Politically Incorrect) takes a pilgrimage across the globe on a mind-opening journey into the ultimate taboo: questioning religion. Broadcast as part of ABC's Sunday Best.
Kumare presents himself as an enlightened guru from the East who builds a following of disciples in the West. But Kumare is not a real guru. He is American filmmaker, Vikram Gandhi, who has transformed himself into guru Kumare, acting as the centrepiece of a social experiment designed to explore and test one of the world's most sacred taboos. Broadcast as part of ABC's Sunday Best.
An in-depth look into the Branch Davidians, the religious cult, led by David Koresh in the late 1980s and early 1990s, that ultimately met with a tragic, fiery end. The revealing documentary features candid interviews with survivors of the tragedy and rarely seen footage of David Koresh and other members of the group inside the compound throughout the siege of the property.